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in central america. they just denied his request for asylum, and now the request is whether he will face deportation to belize where he is a person of interest in the murder of his neighbor. you may know john mcafee created the anti-virus software that many of us have on our pc's and laptops. by most accounts he is an odd character. he is into psychedelic drugs and guns and aggressive dogs. last month police in belize found his neighbor shot to death. investigators want to qi mcafee about that, but all of a sudden he up and left. earlier this week he turned up in guatemala and the cops arrested him. john mcafee said his wife is in danger and it had nothing to do with the murder and the police in belize want him dead. all day he has been blogging about his ordeal writing, quote, i ask for a computer and one magically appeared. the coffee is excellent. phil keating in our florida newsroom. why did he go to belize in the first place? >> well, he went down there in 2008 basically probably to live cheaply on his $100 million of which reportedly there is only a few million left. today while in
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back to america, two or three years down the line isn't fair. >>guest: he said the international treaty of scotland and the united states that has been signed settles matters. >>trace: how are the justices reacting? >>guest: many were skeptical abouhow this played out and the fact that the father has no right to appeal this decision. here is what john roberts said and i quote, "the incentive if you prevail, the mother, are for the parent with control over the child to leave immediately, get on the first plane out and you are home free. that seems to me to be a very unfortunate result." it could be weeks or months before we know what the court decides. trace? >>trace: thank you, shannon, in washington, dc. we have our senior judicial analyst, judge napolitano. i am fascinating by what shannon said about justice roberts saying you have the mother got on a plane and the father used the proper legal channels and now gets on a plane and now she wins. >>judge napolitano: there are a lot of factors. this is the interpretation of an international treaty. the treaty was written to address situat
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that. we'll look at that for you next. plus, the changing face of america. pretty soon there will be no racial majority in our country. what will that mean for society? what about politics? that's coming up. stick around. >> gretchen: new senate bill taking on the so-called stalker apps that help smartphone user track victims. the bill was sponsored by al franken that closes a loophole that laws apps to secretly operate on a cell phone and transmit their location without their knowledge. the bill updates laws passed years before laws revolutionized smartphones. you've been working on this since the '90s. you see this as a domestic violence situation. >> it's another way to empower a stalker. they can put an application on your phone without you know and follow you wherever you are. stalking encompasses a lot of behavior, one is to know where you are all the time and send harassing emails do things physically. >> a case i was reading about, somebody was fearful of an ex-husband and he texted her saying i know you're at the courthouse and now i know you're such and such.
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the troubles began in november, you probably heard this story, a neighbor in central america nation complained of his dogs and someone poisoned the dogs and someone killed that same neighbor. so you figure it out. now, he says he doing whatever he can to avoid getting sent back to belize if questioning and made the latest comment as part of an internet broadcast, so the quality is not perfect. >> i consider returning to the united states, that is my only hope now. it is clear in the past few weeks since i have started my blog i cannot ever return to belize. the government was made after me before, they are seriously mad at me now. there is no hope for my life if i am returned to belize. >>shepard: he ran into more trouble after he tried seeking asylum in guatemala and police arrested him for entering that country illegally and now his lawyers are fighting a government order to return him to belize. >> what are the chances he is sent back to belize? >>reporter: in the short term not likely. the legal fight is going on and it could drag on for several months. mcafee claims that if he were to be